He excels in the humanity with which he treated the vanquished.
Abranyi excels also as a translator, more particularly of Byron.
The fertile writer Paul Kovacs excels more particularly in humorous narration.
For philological and ethnographical research into the origin and growth of the language none excels Paul Hunfalvy.
Bishop Stubbs belongs to the front rank of historical scholars both as an author and a critic. Among Englishmen at least he excels all others as a master of every department of the historian's work, from the discovery of materials to the elaboration of wellfounded theories and literary production.